Assistant Chef Jobs in Amherst, MA

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Holyoke Public Schools District - Holyoke, MA (14 miles from Amherst, MA)
KNOWLEDGE AND SKILLS Must have unexpired ServSafe Certification Conversational English Computer skills Working knowledge of food preparation and kitchen equipment Ability to lift 35 pounds on a regular...
3 days ago
Chicopee Public Schools - Chicopee, MA (16 miles from Amherst, MA)
The Assistant Cook Manager ensures courteous service to the students and staff, sanitary food preparation and service, cleaning and maintaining the cafeteria in a manner that provides a sanitary, clean...
23 days ago
Berkshire Healthcare - Greenfield, MA (19 miles from Amherst, MA)
Previous experience with food preparation in a long-term care setting preferred. 2 years working in a supervisory capacity preferred. Serve safe and allergen training required....
26 days ago
Mount Holyoke College - South Hadley, MA (10 miles from Amherst, MA)
Assists in the oversight of all aspects of proper and safe food preparation and handling, proper sanitation procedures, proper receiving and storage procedures....
27 days ago

Demographic Data for Amherst, MA

Moving to Amherst, MA? Find some basic demographic data about Amherst, MA below.


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Salary for Assistant Chef Jobs in Amherst, MA

This is the average annual salary for Assistant Chef jobs in Amherst, MA as reported by the BLS.


Licensing / Certification

Required or preferred licenses and certifications for Assistant Chef positions.

Highest Education Level

Assistant Chefs in Amherst, MA offer the following education background
  • Associate's Degree (30.5%)
  • High School or GED (24.6%)
  • Bachelor's Degree (20.1%)
  • Vocational Degree or Certification (16.8%)
  • Some College (3.6%)
  • Master's Degree (3.0%)
  • Some High School (1.1%)
  • Doctorate Degree (0.3%)

Average Work Experience

Here's a breakdown of the number of years' experience offered by Assistant Chefs in Amherst, MA
  • Less than 1 year (40.5%)
  • 2-4 years (26.0%)
  • 1-2 years (22.8%)
  • None (9.8%)
  • 8-10 years (0.9%)

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